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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:22am EDT Saturday, April 29, 2017

This is a NWS guidance product from the Ohio River Forecast Center.
Public forecasts and warnings are issued only by local NWS offices.
Statistical uncertainties can be viewed from our ensemble pages at:
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: Racine Lock & Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 526.0 ft (NGVD 1929)
: Mason County, WV
: Record Tailwater Stage     50.2 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      48.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   44.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      41.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     38.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /  16.9
:     Apr 28   /  17.1 /  17.2 /  17.3 /  17.0
:     Apr 29   /  16.5 /  16.3 /  16.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.7 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER RACW2 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /  17.5
.E2 : Apr 30 : /  17.9 /  18.1 /  18.7 /  19.2
.E3 : May 01 : /  19.3 /  19.0 /  18.6 /  18.1
.E4 : May 02 : /  17.6 /  16.9 /  16.4 /  16.0
.E5 : May 03 : /  15.7 /  15.4 /  15.1 /  14.9
.E6 : May 04 : /  14.6 /  14.4 /  14.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Apr 28   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.23 /  0.42
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.30
:     Apr 30   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  21.8
:     Apr 27   /  28.0 /  18.2 /  15.2 /  22.5
:     Apr 28   /  24.8 /  18.2 /   9.8 /  20.0
:     Apr 29   /  26.7 /  20.1 /  16.6 /  25.7
:     Apr 30   /  29.1 /  22.8 /  20.1 /  27.0
:     May 01   /  30.9 /  24.4 /  20.9 /  22.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: Point Pleasant - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 514.1 ft (SANDY HOOK DATUM)
: Mason County, WV
: Record River Stage     62.8 ft
: Major River Stage      48.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   44.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      40.0 ft
: Action River Stage     38.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
: Gage reading not trusted, ignored.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /  24.7
:     Apr 28   /  25.0 /  24.8 /  24.8 /  24.6
:     Apr 29   /  24.4 /  24.3 /  24.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.3 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER POPW2 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /  26.4
.E2 : Apr 30 : /  26.5 /  26.5 /  26.5 /  26.4
.E3 : May 01 : /  26.2 /  25.9 /  25.7 /  25.6
.E4 : May 02 : /  25.5 /  25.4 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E5 : May 03 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E6 : May 04 : /  25.0 /  25.0 /  24.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 28   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.23 /  0.36
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.30
:     Apr 30   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  21.9
:     Apr 27   /  28.2 /  18.0 /  14.5 /  21.8
:     Apr 28   /  24.9 /  17.4 /   9.4 /  19.6
:     Apr 29   /  26.6 /  20.1 /  17.3 /  25.8
:     Apr 30   /  29.3 /  22.7 /  19.8 /  27.0
:     May 01   /  31.0 /  24.1 /  20.6 /  22.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: R C Byrd Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 503.0 ft (Vertical Datum Unknown)
: Mason County, WV
: Record Tailwater Stage     69.6 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      56.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   52.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      50.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     48.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /  25.0
:     Apr 28   /  24.5 /  24.5 /  24.6 /  24.6
:     Apr 29   /  23.6 /  23.4 /  22.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 22.9 ft at 900am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER GALW2 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /  23.6
.E2 : Apr 30 : /  24.2 /  24.4 /  24.6 /  24.6
.E3 : May 01 : /  24.3 /  23.8 /  23.3 /  22.9
.E4 : May 02 : /  22.4 /  21.7 /  21.1 /  20.7
.E5 : May 03 : /  20.3 /  20.1 /  19.8 /  19.3
.E6 : May 04 : /  18.8 /  18.4 /  18.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.49
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.32
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  22.2
:     Apr 27   /  28.3 /  18.3 /  14.6 /  22.2
:     Apr 28   /  25.2 /  16.9 /   9.5 /  19.4
:     Apr 29   /  26.6 /  20.7 /  17.5 /  25.9
:     Apr 30   /  29.7 /  22.9 /  20.1 /  27.0
:     May 01   /  31.1 /  24.2 /  20.7 /  21.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: Huntington - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 490.263 ft (NGVD 1929 ADJ)
: Cabell County, WV
: Record River Stage     69.4 ft
: Major River Stage      59.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   55.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      50.0 ft
: Action River Stage     48.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /  30.1
:     Apr 28   /  29.7 /  29.6 /  29.6 /  29.6
:     Apr 29   /  29.4 /  29.0 /  28.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 28.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER HNTW2 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /  29.0
.E2 : Apr 30 : /  29.7 /  30.3 /  30.3 /  30.3
.E3 : May 01 : /  30.3 /  29.9 /  29.4 /  28.8
.E4 : May 02 : /  28.2 /  27.7 /  27.3 /  26.9
.E5 : May 03 : /  26.6 /  26.4 /  26.3 /  26.2
.E6 : May 04 : /  26.1 /  26.0 /  25.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 28   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.05 /  0.31
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.24
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  22.1
:     Apr 27   /  28.6 /  18.9 /  14.9 /  21.3
:     Apr 28   /  25.0 /  17.3 /  10.0 /  19.7
:     Apr 29   /  27.5 /  21.8 /  18.8 /  25.9
:     Apr 30   /  30.1 /  23.3 /  20.3 /  26.9
:     May 01   /  31.0 /  24.3 /  20.7 /  21.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: Ashland - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 481.5 ft (USGS)
: Boyd County, KY
: Record River Stage     74.2 ft
: Major River Stage      65.5 ft
: Moderate River Stage   56.6 ft
: Flood River Stage      52.0 ft
: Action River Stage     50.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /  36.6
:     Apr 28   /  36.2 /  36.3 /  36.2 /  36.3
:     Apr 29   /  36.2 /  35.8 /  36.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 35.5 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER ASHK2 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /  36.2
.E2 : Apr 30 : /  36.5 /  36.5 /  36.5 /  36.4
.E3 : May 01 : /  36.4 /  36.2 /  36.0 /  35.8
.E4 : May 02 : /  35.6 /  35.4 /  35.2 /  35.0
.E5 : May 03 : /  34.9 /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.7
.E6 : May 04 : /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Apr 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.16
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.14
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  21.6
:     Apr 27   /  28.6 /  19.9 /  16.1 /  20.8
:     Apr 28   /  24.8 /  17.2 /  10.3 /  19.7
:     Apr 29   /  27.7 /  23.5 /  20.3 /  26.3
:     Apr 30   /  31.0 /  24.3 /  20.9 /  26.9
:     May 01   /  31.0 /  24.5 /  21.0 /  21.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: Grayson - Little Sandy River - RLX
: Zero Datum 557.95 ft (USGS)
: Carter County, KY
: Record River Stage     30.6 ft
: Major River Stage      28.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   25.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      21.0 ft
: Action River Stage     19.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /   5.7
:     Apr 28   /   5.7 /   5.6 /   5.6 /   5.6
:     Apr 29   /   5.2 /   4.9 /   4.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 4.8 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER GYNK2 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /   5.3
.E2 : Apr 30 : /   5.4 /   5.5 /   5.6 /   5.7
.E3 : May 01 : /   5.8 /   5.9 /   5.9 /   5.9
.E4 : May 02 : /   5.9 /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.8
.E5 : May 03 : /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.8
.E6 : May 04 : /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Apr 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.17
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.12
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.07 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  20.7
:     Apr 27   /  27.8 /  20.6 /  17.9 /  20.5
:     Apr 28   /  23.7 /  15.3 /   9.2 /  18.5
:     Apr 29   /  26.6 /  23.5 /  20.2 /  25.6
:     Apr 30   /  30.4 /  24.5 /  21.0 /  26.0
:     May 01   /  30.0 /  24.2 /  20.4 /  20.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: Lloyd Greenup Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 473.0 ft (USGS)
: Greenup County, KY
: Record Tailwater Stage     74.7 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      62.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   56.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      54.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     52.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /  29.5
:     Apr 28   /  29.2 /  28.7 /  28.2 /  28.1
:     Apr 29   /  28.0 /  27.6 /  27.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 27.2 ft at 930am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER GNUK2 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /  27.3
.E2 : Apr 30 : /  27.9 /  28.7 /  29.3 /  29.5
.E3 : May 01 : /  29.5 /  29.4 /  29.0 /  28.3
.E4 : May 02 : /  27.4 /  26.6 /  25.8 /  24.9
.E5 : May 03 : /  24.1 /  23.3 /  22.6 /  22.1
.E6 : May 04 : /  21.6 /  21.1 /  20.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 28   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.30
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.22
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  21.3
:     Apr 27   /  28.2 /  19.7 /  16.1 /  21.3
:     Apr 28   /  24.5 /  16.0 /   9.3 /  18.6
:     Apr 29   /  27.0 /  23.3 /  19.1 /  25.7
:     Apr 30   /  30.4 /  23.9 /  20.8 /  26.4
:     May 01   /  30.6 /  24.6 /  20.7 /  20.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: Portsmouth - Ohio River - ILN
: Zero Datum 470.9 ft (OHIO RIVER DATUM)
: Scioto County, OH
: Record River Stage     74.2 ft
: Major River Stage      66.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   57.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      50.0 ft
: Action River Stage     35.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 27                           /  28.7
:     Apr 28   /  28.2 /  27.7 /  27.3 /  27.2
:     Apr 29   /  27.0 /  26.6 /  26.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.1 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Apr 29
:
.ER PORO1 20170429 Z DC201704291422/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 29 :                         /  26.4
.E2 : Apr 30 : /  27.1 /  27.7 /  28.5 /  28.9
.E3 : May 01 : /  29.1 /  29.3 /  29.0 /  28.4
.E4 : May 02 : /  27.5 /  26.7 /  25.9 /  24.9
.E5 : May 03 : /  24.0 /  23.1 /  22.2 /  21.5
.E6 : May 04 : /  21.0 /  20.4 /  19.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  0.00
:     Apr 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 28   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 29   /  0.00 /  0.35 /  0.32
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (54 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.36
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.07 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (126 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 26                           /  21.3
:     Apr 27   /  28.2 /  20.0 /  15.8 /  21.8
:     Apr 28   /  24.0 /  15.6 /   8.9 /  17.8
:     Apr 29   /  26.0 /  21.5 /  17.6 /  25.1
:     Apr 30   /  29.1 /  23.3 /  20.5 /  26.2
:     May 01   /  30.5 /  24.8 /  20.8 /  20.5
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: Noel
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